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South Buttress Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Jon Nelson on Jun 7, 2014


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Has an east face that gets morning sun, a shady corner on the north side, and a south face and corner. Every wall here is straight vertical except the rib on the west side.

Getting There 

From iron gate, go around to the south or between the W. Spire and E. Tower.

Climbing Season

For the Central-West Cascades & Seattle area.

Weather station 7.5 miles from here

9 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',6],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]

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